Chuck Fletcher, his track record, and how it impacts the Flyers right now

In his first full year as Flyers general manager, Chuck Fletcher was solid. Bringing in Matt Niskanen, Kevin Hayes, Justin Braun, and his deadline moves for Nate Thompson and Derek Grant helped get the Flyers into solid shape. If it weren't for the layoff due to COVID-19, the Flyers may have carried their momentum from … Continue reading Chuck Fletcher, his track record, and how it impacts the Flyers right now

Brian Elliott: An Irreplaceable Asset

Brian Elliott is no stranger to the phrases "never give up" and "hard work pays off." Elliott, drafted in 2003, spent most of his young career in the Senators' farm system. It seemed that he would be a career minor leaguer or, at best, a backup in the NHL. He finally got an opportunity when … Continue reading Brian Elliott: An Irreplaceable Asset

The Philadelphia Flyers and Their 2-0 Starts from the Past

The Flyers first series of the 2020/21 season was a successful one. Kicking off their campaign against their rivals to the west, the Flyers bested Pittsburgh in both contests. Philly defeated Pittsburgh by scores of 6-3 and 5-2. There's no better way to start a season, and a shortened one at that. With games looming … Continue reading The Philadelphia Flyers and Their 2-0 Starts from the Past